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The Troubled Families Programme: the perfect social policy?

No social policy can expect to achieve a 100 per cent success rate. Yet according to government, the Troubled Families Programme has achieved almost exactly that. The programme has apparently turned around the lives of some of the most disadvantaged and excluded families across England, in a...
By 
Stephen Crossley
11 November 2015
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Family intervention projects: a classic case of policy-based evidence

There is little evidence to support the intensive Family Intervention Projects according to Professor David Gregg's briefing paper, Family intervention projects: a classic case of policy-based evidence which is based on a comprehensive re-analysis of government funded evaluations on the...